ADWOA ABOAH has been unveiled as the quilt star for Edward Enninful’s first version of British Vogue.
Photographed by Steven Meisel – his first cowl and editorial story for a British journal in 25 years – Aboah seems in a 14-page shoot within the December 2017 version in addition to the quilt, styled by the brand new editor-in-chief himself.
Alongside the shoot, Enninful and Aboah discuss in regards to the significance of range in vogue and the way they outline being black and British within the 12 months 2017.
The mannequin, activist and British Trend Council ambassador was among the many first British Vogue contributing editors appointed by Enninful again in July, alongside Pat McGrath, Steve McQueen, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell and Grace Coddington.)
Other than her intensive mannequin credentials – and most just lately being named the face of Marc Jacobs Magnificence – Aboah has been a vocal advocate on elevating consciousness round psychological well being points, partnering with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge earlier this 12 months, and pioneering her digital initiative Gurls Discuss.
In brief, she is the proper cowl lady for December 2017 version of British Vogue, aka. #NewVogue, which celebrates Britain – and the creatives who brilliantly signify it – above all else.
The December problem will likely be out there on newsstands and for digital obtain on Friday.
See Aboah’s model evolution in pictorial kind beneath…